Monthly Archives: March 2017

For Sale: Remodeled with Charm Intact – Pristine Neighborhood!

528 Milton Dr. | $945,000 | Property Website The Coronado Real Estate Group is pleased to present this spacious 3 bed and 2 bath situated in North San Gabriel bordering San Marino, in a quiet and pristine neighborhood. This timeless beauty is 1,476 SF and features a contemporary open floor plan and master with en suite bath. Though the character ... Read More »

Shopper & Diner: Eastside meatloaf sandwich spots; Bar Angeles on the defense; Silver Lake bank grand opening

Hungry for a meatloaf sandwich? According to the Los Angeles Times, there are two spots on the Eastside to consider. The Brite Spot in Echo Park and The Kitchen in Silver Lake both received a nod for their mighty meatloaf sandwiches. The Brite Spot is located in the 1900 block of Sunset Boulevard in Echo Park. The Kitchen is located in the 4300 block of Fountain Avenue in Silver Lake. Read More »

A wave of Dodger Blue is headed for Echo Park

ECHO PARK — Baseball is returning to Dodger Stadium, with five games — including the season opener —  scheduled during the coming week.  That means the neighborhoods surrounding the ballpark will be awash in fans, traffic and Opening Day drink specials. A Freeway Series game against the Angels gets the ball — and traffic — rolling on Saturday, April 1. Then, ... Read More »

El Sereno school wants nearby pot shop closed; Echo Park bishop faces possible suspension; lunching at Dodger Stadium

MORNING REPORT: The staff and parents of an El Sereno school want a new pot shop near their Huntington Drive campus shut down .... J. Jon Bruno, Bishop of the Echo Park-based Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles, could be suspended or defrocked over allegations he acted improperly when trying to sell a church property in Newport Beach .... Even comedians are weighing in on who they would like to see win next Tuesday's 34th Congressional District election. Read More »

Atwater Village’s Ozu East Kitchen to make way for wine country cuisine

ATWATER VILLAGE — First-time restaurateur Paul Yi today announced the upcoming closure of his Ozu East Kitchen, a pan-Asian restaurant that opened only about 15 months ago. Replacing Ozu East will be a restaurant serving wine country cuisine from across the globe. Yi told The Eastsider that his restaurant will be closing in late April, with regular dinner service ending ... Read More »

Crash at 5 Freeway entrance in Elysian Park

CHP was on the scene this afternoon when a pickup truck was involved in a crash on the entrance to the 5 Freeway at Stadium Way next to Elysian Park. Another vehicle was blocking the freeway exit. This photo was taken at about 4 pm. No word on injuries. Thanks to Mary-Austin Klein for the photo. Got a story, tip, ... Read More »

On the Market: New Atwater Village prefab; East L.A. Traditional; Highland Park compound

More than 50 single-family homes, condos and other properties went up for sale on the Eastside during the last week. Here’s a sample of what’s new on the market: Atwater Village: Newly constructed three-bedroom with a two-car garage. LEED-certified home fabricated in Oregon. $899,000. East Los Angeles: Three-bedroom with a converted garage. $390,000. Highland Park: Four units on a lot in ... Read More »

Home tour features innovative renovations in Echo Park, Los Feliz and Silver Lake

This Sunday’s Renovation Innovation Home Tour shines the spotlight on major makeovers, including an Echo Park home that was destroyed by fire and a bland Silver Lake duplex that now features dramatic angles and views. The self-guided tour sponsored by deLab of five residences from Echo Park to Los Feliz reflect the work of local architects, including Bestor Architecture, as ... Read More »